Wickford Art Festival this weekend, rain or shine
More than 200 fine artists from around the world will display their art at the 51st annual Wickford Art Festival in North Kingstown this weekend. The twoday event will be open to the public rain or shine on Saturday, July 13, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, July 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. On sale will be paintings, sculptures, drawings, etchings and photographs. Also for purchase will be local cuisine, Gooseneck wine, raffle tickets, T-shirts and hats. Wickford Village is a walking-friendly community that accommodates families, senior citizens, handicapped people and pets.